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/3 of employees use the benefit it would use the district $44 million. a big mistake that raises the contract to $111.2 million. >> reporter: assistant general manager and another general last summer. a time line released tonight shows that the tentative agreement error was created by a temporary employee. b.a.r.t. says they caught the error november 4th. union members have already ratified the deal and union leaders told the board in public comment today they couldn't change the deal without starting all over with another vote. >> you must stand behind what you sign. this was hard negotiations it was not done overnight. >> that is what you paid for. we have a signed tentative agreement that the district was full aware of what it contained. like we're fully aware of what their understanding was. and they are the same. >> reporter: board members say they want more transparency and account accountability around this mistake. and they say they just don't know if they'll be able to put this to a vote. jana katsuyama, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> unbelievable they're at this point again. jana is there
for the mexican authorities to turn over the suspect and the child over to u.s. border agents at the lukeville, arizona border crossing. >> reporter: sunnyvale authorities are trying to learn how guler got into mexico through arizona undetected by u.s. border patrol agents. >> the u.s. border patrol was notified of the amber alert and it was placed into the computer system as wanted. that's something we'll have to figure out in our investigation. >> reporter: it was only after guler ran into a second check point deeper into mexico that mexican authorities learned he was wanted. >> based on the interview they had with him, they contacted the u.s. border patrol at the lukeville substation, provided his name to those authorities and discovered that he had a $1 million arrest warrant. translator: i'm really happy and really thankful for the police and the people that helped me to find my baby. >> reporter: the mother is waiting to find out when her young son will be returned home. sunnyvale authorities are also waiting to find out when their suspect will be extradited to the bay area. live in
home. >> reporter: u.s. marines are now on the ground beginning distribution of much needed supplies and ferrying relief efforts. the military is using u.s.s. washington. still help is too late for untold numbers of dead. and for now there's nowhere for those bodies to go. it's a heartbreaking scene for a bay area family who's owned loved one is among the typhoon victims. >> all the funeral homes are destroyed. so they want to put him in a mass grave and my cousin doesn't want to. i don't blame her because that's her dad. that's my uncle. you don't want him to be buried like that. >> reporter: the philippines president had a message, stay calm, keep prays and stay united. >> the storm has moved through vietnam and into china. what's the status there? >> reporter: it hit vietnam with half the wind speed as in the philippines. still it hit china with 60-mile an hour winds, it's now a tropical storm. $60million of damage has been done. a cargo ship was ripped from its mourings and sent out to sea. >>> in san francisco on this veteran's day,filipino veterans collected money and supplies
of a personal vendetta. the da's office says george chavez used a police computer to issue a speeding violation to a man who sued chavez five years ago, following a traffic accident. that case was settled out of court. prosecutors say chavez also wrote two bogus parking tickets to the attorney who represented him in the case. >> this is an isolated incident. when we were made aware of it, we very quickly investigated this, and we want them to know we are policing our own, and we do take this very seriously. >> chavez is a 23 year veteran of the san jose police department. he was arrested, and released on $60,000 bail. >>> a multicar accident tied up traffic in oakland on this busy travel day. at least six cars were involved in a crash about 4:20 this afternoon. you can see some of the debris left over at 56th and telegraph, next to the onramp of 24. police were able to move all cars to the side of the street. >>> also in oakland, an amtrak train hit a car tonight. authorities say the driver of the car was trying to cross the tracks, just as the crossing arms were starting to come down. he says
and their pregnant mom all tied up and terrorized. new at 10:00, ktvu's deborah villalon live and tell us the family didn't have what the robbers were after. >> reporter: money and marijuana. and this family has neither but it did not stop the robbers from threatening to kidnap a child. asleep before school, 13-year- old pedro and 7-year-old sister gladys were jolted away by three massinged men who broke their back door. pedro awoke to find. >> a guy pointing a gun at my head, pointing at me. >> reporter: the men bound their wrists and ankles with plastic zip ties on their mom alvina too. six months pregnant. all the while demanding money and marijuana that they thought was here. >> they came in here. pulled everything out. >> reporter: while alvina tried to explain she had nothing they wanted. >> reporter: the robbers may have thought the barn behind the house was being used to grow marijuana. last year, on some streets near by authorities seized more than 1,000 pot plants from the backyards of the few dozen homes. but in the alcazars big garage a car and the remnants of their family's halloween pa
's not secure to the ground. >> let us pray of. >> reporter: father ed dura says he's fortunate he was able to reach his sister by phone. >> when i was talking over the phone, i could hear over the phone the howling of the wind. >> reporter: father dura said he's worked in the area devastated by the typhoon and that this disaster coming on the heels of an earthquake last month only adds to the hardship of the people. >> we're just trying to hold it together until we get more information. >> reporter: back here at el torada organizers are asking of donations of at least $5 per person and say the money will be used to buy medicine and food for victims of the typhoon. live in san francisco, amber lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> now to chief meteorologist bill martin tracking the storm in the ktvu weather center. >> this is how the system looked last night just as it came onshore, winds of 195 miles an hour sustained, gusts to 235, a supertyphoon last night. now it's downgraded to a typhoon which is the equivalent of a category 4 hurricane. typhoon is just another name for a hurricane. it's a r
. maureen naylor is live now in santa clara to tell us how police got this big break in the case. >> reporter: the id theft victims are from all over the bay area, from as far north as san francisco to as far south as santa clara county. >> there's a paper trail. >> reporter: investigators tonight are still going through a paper trail of stolen mail, and documents, uncovered last week inside a room at the avatar hotel off great america parkway. authorities say two san jose women staying here tried to use a fake credit card. when the hotel went to evict them, authorities found a lot more. >> there was a ton of stolen mail, there was notebooks, including people's personal identifying information in there. names, credit card information. >> reporter: jennifer deng says investigators noticed something strange in the bags of papers. a list of women's names with similar birth dates, which turned out to be a stolen patient list. >> it's horrifying that these people who are at such tough time in their lives are getting victimized by random strangers who don't care. >> reporter: deng says
us a student may have been attacked because of her gender identity. i am frank somerville. >> i am julie haener. >> police increased patrols after a 19-year-old student said she was raped inside a campus bath room. ktvu's maureen naylor is live at de anza college in cupertino with why she may have been targeted. >> reporter: first let me tell you i checked with investigators, they say still no arrests. the woman said she was attack here on the de anza college campus. a source tells me she could be considered part of the lgbt community and the case is being investigated as a hate crime. >> reporter: she was raped monday afternoon inside a stall in this bath room. >> it was a rape and during the school day and classes were in session during the time. >> reporter: the police chief is calling it an isolated incident. students received an e-mail yesterday. >> unbelievable. >> reporter: police identified the attacker as an 18 to 20- year-old man who is a de anza college student. they were acquaintances and not friends. >> scary whether you know the person or not. you feel very unsafe. es
as well as dublin and to the east. the rain will begin to wind down. it's going to stake -- stick with us for the next few hour. but let me show you the wester cast. 5:00a.m. now 7:00 a.m. in the scattered showers with mostly cloudy skies will continue. this is expected to continue for most of your wednesday. so when i do come up i will have a detailed time line of the rest of your day and how much rain i think we will get and how much we've seen so far. >> we'll see you then. >>> now to ken wayne who has been driving bay area roadways tonight and ken found the rain created traffic and also trouble spots. >> reporter: all over the bay area frank. we're in berkeley on the east bay. traffic is moving that's the good news. even so we have a steady rain right now. we had the highway patrol stop all westbound traffic just at the gillman exit about half a mile from where we're standing. the taillights are the best bound traffic. that's the direction they're going. there's some kind of vehicle blocking the roadway. they got it cleared very quickly but it's been that kind of day and evening. it's
here but it's a good opportunity of us that we fly to san jose. >> reporter: the group's leader told us many parents back home in bangkok are worried about the teenagers. >> have you been able to e-mail them or call them? >> no. >> reporter: you think they're worried about you? >> yes. >> reporter: fresh off this award winning concert performance in new york, the orchestra was headed to l.a.x. before their virgin america flight was diverted here. it took three charter buses to accommodate all passengers from that one diverted flight. but this new york man considers himself fortunate to be in this predictment. >> i actually was supposed to catch an earlier flight and i fell asleep at the gate. so i was supposed to be at that terminal at that time. >> reporter: rebooking this evening proved difficult. some were told no flights available any where in the l.a. area tonight. >> so my only option is to try to book a flight tomorrow. basically. there's one option they gave me which was to fly to san diego and try to take a train out, but i'm trying to avoid that as much as possible right now.
us what happened. >> reporter: well frank, police tell me the woman listed this home on craigslist even though she doesn't own it. now the tenants have lost their money and their home. two young couples who are college students in their 20s moved into this home two weeks ago. one tenant tells me the woman that rented them the home seemed very knowledgeable. >> she seemed very happy. she knew about the home. >> reporter: the tenants returned home and found the locks had been changed. >> we had to call the lock smith to open it up. >> reporter: the tenants soon learned that the woman they contacted through craigslist to rent the home for $1,800 is not the real owner nor does she have any ties to the home. >> i was surprised, this is a very quiet neighborhood. >> reporter: tonight i spoke by phone with the manager of the san mateo company that opens the house he says he was surprised to find people living in the home that is supposed to be empty. >> i asked them what they were doing there. they said they were tenants. and we told them that the owner did not intend to rent the property
to show us some of the damage but we begin with bill martin. he's tracking these powerful winds bill. >> a really windy night out there. typically when we have wind advisories like this one they're in the higher elevations. but we have these winds in the lower elevations. the winds are strongest right now in the east bay hills up above berkeley. we're looking for the wind to continue to be strong as we go through the evening hours. they should begin to get a little better. the strong northernly wind is going to begin to back up as we go into the next hour or so but they're still running very, very strong. you can see the current wind speeds 29 miles per hour. these are current numbers now. sustained wind in fairfield at 29 is like a wind gust perhaps at 35 or 40. san jose so far you have really light winds. i just basically showed you where the winds are now. when i come back we're going to talk about the time line for that wind advisory. where those 50-mile an hour gusts are going to continue and changes for the weekend. >>> now to deborah villalon who's live at the benecia bridge j
be the word to use right now. >> i've been out here at least a good 50 minutes. it's definitely frustrating. >> i was on the train. had to get off the train. i've been waiting for the next train. >> reporter: service was restored at 7:00 but passengers said the trains were still too crowded to board. a train operator heading in the opposite direction noticed electrical arching and called in the problem. later tonight at 10:30, trouble for travelers. we're pinpointing a massive storm that's expected to cause big problems at mayor airports tomorrow. >>> a police investigation goes online and uncovers something unexpected. a suspected internet predator is in custody and his computers are confiscated. heather holmes live in martinez with the tip that caught the man. >> reporter: a connection that started on craigslist. while conducts an online investigation into another crime, detectives in martinez came upon something disturbing an ad on craigslist, soliciting sex with a girl of any age. >> we continueed the conversation over a few weeks. >> reporter: police say 25-year- old sky olerie was th
. >> reporter: university officials are telling us that all of the students had the same symptoms. tonight we talked to two of the students that got sick. >> reporter: these two stanford freshman told us they started feeling the discomfort. >> my stomach felt kind of queasy. i kind of went to the lounge and sitting there. they were going to the bathroom and just got really sick. >> i remember i ate lunch that day and i felt perfectly fine. after class that afternoon, i came back here and was sick the last eight hours. >> reporter: they said it was similar to food poisoning and there were several others that were also sick. >> we had six people go to the hospital. >> reporter: all showed vomiting and diarrhea. because of the quick onset and the fact that it was contained today the single dorm. officials believe it was the highly contagious noro virus. >> we do see a fair amount of cases especially in areas like day cares and areas like dormitories where people live in very close quarters. >> reporter: hampton officials say that -- >> from what i understand it's once in a blue moon situation. >
county sheriff's department is handling the investigation and tells us it is treating the deaths as suspicious. >>> the president of san jose state university today took personal responsibility for alleged hate crimes in a dorm on campus. he said the school failed to protect a black freshman from being subjected to racial harassment and abuse. since then tensions on campus have been running high. black students were upset today that they were not invited to speak at a news conference held by school administrators and the ncaa. four students have been charged with misdemeanor battery and hate crimes. police say those students tormented their black roommate and the president of san jose state says he failed to recognize the gravity of the situation soon enough. >> our decision making failed. as part of it i failed that student. within that we failed all of our students. >> the university president is promising an independent review of school policies. >>> california's high speed rail project hit what could be a major roadblock. a judge in sacramento county has blocked the sale of $
of early thanksgiving day hours. from best buy to toys r us, opened their doors early. doors opened at 8:00 tonight for the first time. jana. >> reporter: the crowds keep come and going when you look around, you see lots of shopping bags. national retail federation survey showed there were 33 million americans who said they planned to shop on thanksgiving day. >> outside shoppers stood in line down the sidewalk. inside store staff were preparing for the rush. at 8:00 shop the doors opened at sears and the rest of the sun valley mall. more of a turkey trot with people flocking to get tvs and other deals. this year, macy's also opened at 8 p.m. thanksgiving day. >> it was clear to us, the customers wanted to be shopping on thanksgiving day. we advised our retailers they should be open. >> that meant working 363 days instead of 362. he says that is business. >> i'm always so thankful even if we have to work on thanksgiving, there's a lot of people worse off than us. >> babies r us pushed even earlier. 5 p.m. . >> we turned it into a thanksgiving lunch. >> still this man and many others cam
. ken wayne is live at sfo to tell us how the faa's relaxed actions may work. >> reporter: the busiest airport is also the worst for on time performance. and just in time for the busy holiday travel season. this new landing procedure is expected to cut down those delays, and keep the planes moving. regular travelers through sfo all have the same story. if you fly through her during bad weather, expect the possibility of being stuck. ically just expected there's a possibility of fog, and bad weather, and it might have a delay. >> reporter: the delays are caused by incoming flights forced to line up single file in bad weather. >> i'm always checking if it's going to be delayed, because it's like, you could come here and be delayed an hour or two. >> reporter: since sfo sits on the edge of the bay, the two parallel runways used for landing are just 750 feet apart. >> i'm a small plane pilot myself, so i understand that a little bit. it is not the best place in the world to have an airport. >> reporter: with tonight's clear weather, there's no problem. >> during clear, visible conditions,
>>> i understand that in u.s. and western countries, there is misleading information and propaganda. >>> breaking news involving the bay area man who has been held in north korea for more than 30 days. this is video from the state run north korean news agency just posted on youtube. he is reading a prepared apology for actions on his recent trip and decades ago in the korean war. >> we received word of this alleged apology about two hours ago. ktvu is in palo alto at an assisted living facility where he was living with his wife before he was detained in north korea. >> reporter: i stepped inside the building and talked with the reception mist but said they had not heard this latest newhad no comment. this video is the first we have seen of him since he was detained last month. take a look again in the video posted on youtube he looks well although his hands appear to shake. it was broadcast by north korea's state run news agency. it appears to show him reading a prepared statement for the camera. he is 85 years old, retired financial consultant and u.s. veteran from the korean war.
that killed one woman, and left another hospitalized in critical condition. late today, police gave us this picture of the suspected gunman. he is 23-year-old michael green. he is described as 5'11". weighing 230 pounds. investigators say they need the public's help to track him down. police say that green shot and killed 23-year-old melquisha warren. it happened after the women had been involved in a minor fender bender in a parking lot at 6th and jesse. tonight, greg suhr had this to say. >> this is an especially egregious brutal homicide. and this is an especially dangerous person, and we need to get him into custody. >> police say they believe that green lives on the peninsula, and he may be driving a 2001 mercedes. investigators are also looking for a woman. >>> a school bus had to be pulled out of a wet cement area after a bizarre accident in san francisco. a tow truck pulled the bus out just before 3:00. crews were working on a road repair project. they say all the proper signs were out, and have no idea why the bus driver went straight into the hole that had just been filled wi
south while most of us will be sleeping. we have team coverage for you tonight. bill parton tracking the timing, we begin though, with ktvu's debra villalon live in san francisco, where the rain is chaptered to show up first. >> reporter: time to dust this off for the first time in two months. this contractor hit the hardware store tonight for down spots to finish a roof tomorrow. the dry autumn, he says has been good for builders. >> nonstop. everybody i know is nonstop doing stuff. there was that little rain before that scared everybody. >> reporter: as bay area skies turned ominous, water districts are eased for the reservoir. >> last year was a rainfall year, and we still filled it capacity. >> reporter: captured mostly in reservoirs. levels right now look good, but they're on borrowed time. >> our rainfall year started july 1. we had just over 1 inch. an average for this same date is 7 inches. we're not seeing drought right now. >> just three things. slow down, slow down, slow down. >> that reminder from the chp as driving conditions will be getting sloppy. the last drenching in
money. his parents tell us he's a senior. >> everybody started yelling they were saying fire fire and the victim was running up and down. >> reporter: the victim appeared to be wearing a kilt or skirt. and that it is not known whether the suspect knew sasha. we road the same line and spoke to passengers. passengerred commended the driver. >> reporter: do you drive this rout every day? >> not every day is unshine, i'll tell you that. >> reporter: the victim is in the hospital with second and third degree burns. >>> member of the cal bears football team is recovering from a concussion after being knocked out by a teammate. fabian hale says he doesn't remember being hit. he also needed stitches to his ear. >> it appears one person punched another. i don't think the victim threw any punches. >> reporter: the other cal bears player has not been identified. hale has not played in a game this season. >>> it is election day and parts of the bay area you can see local results at the bottom of your screen. this is an off year election and some cities and counties have no issues on the ballo
coming back, after midnight. >> here's what pg&e is telling us, 36 customers without power in the north bay. in the east bay the current number is 1500, san francisco only has four and the peninsula two. and 11 customers in the south bay are without power. >> and a red flag warning for the north bay, the winds are very strong, not as strong tonight as last night. i'm finding gusts up to 40 miles an hour right now. the red flag warning until 5:00 tomorrow afternoon. the winds sustained at 28 miles an hour out of the north. as you look in the valley much less wind on the southern end of the bay. on the north end it is very, very windy. when i come back we'll roll the computer model for the wind forecast. when the winds die down it gets cold and a chance of rain in the 5-day forecast. the winds that ripped through the bay area had firefighters scrambling in napa area. 300-acres burned. the fire started 9:45 when the winds were howling. officials say it's 70% contained. evacuation orders for homes were lifted at 6:00. a downed power line likely sparked the fire. >> in sonoma fire burned 250
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